Sherburn-in-Elmet

A Historic Yorkshire Village

News

Find out the latest news and updates happening in Sherburn in Elmet below. From local community matters and news stories to articles and journalist reports, everything you need to know about the growing village of Sherburn in Elmet can be found here, all in one handy place. Our news stories are factual and completely unbiased. If you have some news you’d like us to cover, just email us and let us know via our contact page.

Santa’s Sleigh Route 2019

20th November, 2019

Santa is coming to Sherburn in December! Thanks to the Elmet Lions, Santa will once again be visiting Sherburn and the surrounding villages on his sleigh. Everyone will get the chance to see him as he goes through all the different villages on his magical festive sleigh! Elmet Lions will also have some collection boxes, […]

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Santa’s Sleigh Route 2019

Health-Aware Students Win Competition

13th November, 2019

Following the launch of a competition by Sherburn in Elmet Parish Council, students at Sherburn High School designed posters to reflect the aims of the Council. The Council was successful in applying for grant funding from North Yorkshire County Council to create Smoke Free Play Areas in the village and consulted with the three local […]

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Health-Aware Students Win Competition

Have you got what it takes to be Britain’s Best Home Cook?

28th October, 2019

Mary Berry and Claudia Winkleman are looking for passionate and talented home cooks to apply for the third series of Britain’s Best Home Cook for BBC One. Over eight episodes, ten contestants will need to demonstrate their individual flair and skill under pressure as they are asked to create their special take on well-loved classics […]

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Have you got what it takes to be Britain’s Best Home Cook?

Fairburn Singers Christmas Programme

24th October, 2019

2019 has been another eventful year for the Fairburn Singers. April saw them collaborating with Castleford Choral Society in the wonderful setting of Selby Abbey. A packed audience enjoyed individual offerings from the 2 choirs and then they came together for a performance of John Rutter’s ‘Feel The Spirit’ – it really did lift the […]

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Rotary Youth Leadership Award

18th October, 2019

Osgoldcross and Elmet Rotary are now taking applications for their Rotary Youth Leadership Award (RYLA). The Rotary Youth Leadership Award is a chance for young people aged 16 and 17 from the local area to participate in a six-day training course. To qualify for the award candidates must meet certain criteria (details of which can […]

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Rotary Youth Leadership Award

Job Vacancy – Community Centre Coordinator

17th October, 2019

1 Part-time position for 10 hours per week based at the Old Girls’ School, Sherburn In Elmet. -Employed by Sherburn in Elmet Community Trust -£9 per hour -Evening and Weekends with some daytime Please Email Sarah.kay@siect.uk for more information and for the application pack. The closing date for applications is Thursday 24th October 2019 with […]

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Job Vacancy – Community Centre Coordinator

Sherburn Community Gymnastics Club Awarded Grant of £5000

9th October, 2019

Sherburn Community Gymnastics Club are delighted to announce that they have been awarded a £5000 grant from the brand-new Building Futures Competition. The Competition which is supported by Persimmon Homes and Team GB was set up to support children in health, sport, education and the arts. With the £5000 grant, the Sherburn Community Gymnastics Club […]

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Sherburn Community Gymnastics Club Awarded Grant of £5000

Sherburn in Elmet Village Centre Survey

8th October, 2019

People of Sherburn we need your views and opinions about the village centre in order to plan for its continued upkeep! Selby District Council, Sherburn in Elmet Parish Council, Sherburn Business Network Group and Sherburn in Elmet Community Trust are all working together with the People & Places Partnership to undertake an evaluation of Sherburn […]

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Sherburn High Sports Presentation

27th September, 2019

What an occasion it was this week at Sherburn High as their prestigious annual sports presentation evening was held to celebrate the success of over eighty students and along with their families, the hall was packed for the event. Students were nominated in numerous categories including commitment to extra-curricular clubs and teams, outstanding levels of […]

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Sherburn High Sports Presentation

Road closures in Sherburn and the surrounding villages

25th September, 2019

UCI Road World Cycling Championships There will be parking restrictions and road closures in place on Friday 27th September for the UCI Road World cycling championships. Milford Road, Low Street and Finkle Hill are amongst some of the roads which will be closed for the event, these roads will be closed from 9:40 – 10:40 […]

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Road closures in Sherburn and the surrounding villages

Sherburn in Elmet 2020 Calendar

24th September, 2019

The Sherburn in Elmet 2020 wall calendar is now on sale! The calendar showcases some fantastic views in and around Sherburn in Elmet. Calendars cost £5 each with funds donated to the running of The Old Girls’ School Community Centre in Sherburn in Elmet. Calendars can be purchased from the following places: The Old Girls’ […]

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Sherburn in Elmet 2020 Calendar

Old Girls’ School Monthly Prize Draw

19th September, 2019

There will be a monthly prize draw to help raise funds for the Old Girls’ School. The prize draw was launched on the 1st September 2019. The prizes are: 1st Prize: £300 2nd Prize: £200 3rd Prize: £100 Tickets are £1 each and can be purchased from the following places: -The Old Girls’ School Community […]

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Old Girls’ School Monthly Prize Draw